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Big contract in hand, Myers embraces role as face of Padres

SAN DIEGO (AP) Wil Myers was so pumped up to become the face of the San Diego Padres via an $83 million contract that his first big purchase was a nice suit to wear to a news conference Monday. This

Rays trade Logan Forsythe to the Dodgers for top prospect José De León

The Los Angeles Dodgers have made a trade with a team from president Andrew Friedman's past — the Tampa Bay Rays. The Dodgers have sent star prospect José De León to the Rays for Logan Forsythe.B

Latest On Padres’ Rotation

The Padres offered Jered Weaver more than the $1.75MM that they guaranteed to each of Jhoulys Chacin, Trevor Cahill and Clayton Richard, but whatever sum they offered didn't get the job done. San Diego still "clearly" is looking for someone to lead an uncertain rotation, though, Heyman writes.

Ron Fowler Does A Podcast!

I know many fans are sometimes embarrassed and humiliated when Padres owner Ron Fowler speaks publicly. After all, he directly damaged the value immediately prior to essentially forcing a trade of James Shields.

San Diego Padres: What Happens with First Baseman Josh Naylor?

The San Diego Padres could have a traffic jam at the first base position in the near future. If this is the case, what will the organization decide

San Diego Padres: Revisiting the Wil Myers Trade

The San Diego Padres made a big splash in 2015 by acquiring first baseman Wil Myers from the Tampa Bay Rays. Looking back after a season and a half,

San Diego Padres: Cahill Signed, Possible Return to Rotation?

The San Diego Padres sealed a deal with veteran right-hander Trevor Cahill. Despite Cahill's recent success in the bullpen, could a move to the rotation

NL Notes: Straily, Marlins, Padres, Nationals/Wieters

Parting with righty Dan Straily wasn't particularly easy for the Reds, who surely valued the cheap innings he might have provided, but as GM Dick Williams explains and's Mark Sheldon reports, the team finally found an offer it couldn't say no to from the Marlins. Per Williams, the team "identified some of [the acquired prospects] as guys we…

Cahill finalizes $1.75 million, 1-year contract with Padres

SAN DIEGO (AP) Right-hander Trevor Cahill and the San Diego Padres have finalized a $1.75 million, one-year contract. Cahill, who went to high school in suburban Vista, can earn $750,000 in performa

Padres Designate Jabari Blash

The Padres have designated outfielder Jabari Blash for assignment, Dennis Lin of the San Diego Union-Tribune reports (Twitter links). His roster spot will go to righty Trevor Cahill, whose previously reported signing is now official.